Japan is far and near 65 years later.

MOXIE COSMOS SAYS . . .

My dad, a safety engineer for an industrial insurance company, had been deferred several times during World War II when finally he was drafted in May of 1945. This was, of course, just at the end of the war. Mother, my baby brother Bob, and I were moved

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Revenge is not a game.

MOXIE COSMOS SAYS . . .

Maxine and Stretch are characters in mysteries by Sue Henry. Stretch is a dog, Maxine the accidental sleuth. Here’s a bit of wisdom I found in her novel THE TOOTH OF TIME:

“Somehow I think most people may assume that senior citizens are less inclined to revenge, leaving murder

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When grandkids drop out of school

MOXIE COSMOS SAYS….

Has any one of us not been disappointed by a grandchild?  We love them unconditionally, and expect them to save the world.  When they decide not to, it is difficult to tell them how we feel.

I envy those families who have enough money to pay for kids’ college and trips around

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We had the best guide.

MOXIE COSMOS SAYS…

If you want to start fishing at age 72, I recommend a guide.  We took Max (16) and Emilie (11) to central Wisconsin, along with their parents, to a family reunion.  The kids and I wanted to go out on the local waters and try casting for muskellunge – or something smaller,

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